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A World of Terror. Oranges and Blues — BoxOfficeQuant. When I launched this site over two years ago, one of my first decisions was to pick a color scheme – it didn’t take long.

Oranges and Blues — BoxOfficeQuant

MOVIESOUND. EE - Digital City Portraits. EE - Digital City Portraits Special commission by EE for the launch of 4G For the launch of 4G services in eleven UK cities, EE commissioned me to create a digital portrait for each city, formed from millions of bits of data as people talked and interacted about the biggest events of the day.

EE - Digital City Portraits

Visual. The Startup Universe displays and explores the relationships between startup companies and their founders and investors (Venture Capitalists) since 1990.


Startups are grouped into 19 categories, based on the type of products or services they deliver. Each category is represented by an unique color. In addition to that, startups are visually sized according to the amount of financing they have raised, with each individual round displayed as well. Startups are positioned within the main interface on a horizontal interactive timeline, based on the year they were founded. Details about each company are provided below the timeline. OpenStack Stats. Kit FUI - Noteloop. What is FUI?

Kit FUI - Noteloop

Fantasy User Interfaces, Fictional User Interfaces, Fake User Interfaces, Futuristic User Interfaces, Film User Interfaces, Future User Interfaces. Regardless of what the F stands for, they all represent the same thing, the user interfaces (UIs) and heads up displays (HUDs) found in many popular movies and television shows. Most FUIs are not actual computer programs but simply animations being played back at the correct time or added in post production. These graphics and animations are designed in applications like Adobe Illustrator, Adobe After Effects and Maxon Cinema 4D. The Conversation Prism by Brian Solis and JESS3. Andes. User632. 'Murmur' bridges physical and virtual using sound / @chevalvert @v3ga #raspberrypi.

Created using Raspberry Pi and openFrameworks , Murmur is a device that enables the communication between public and the projection by simulating the movement of sound waves, building a luminous bridge between the physical and the virtual. The device was designed to collect the murmurs of the public. Referred to “echo’s room”, making reference both to the audio effect achieved and to Greek mythology, it represents not only the key technique of the Murmur device, but also its magical aspect, turning sound waves into light waves. Eurovision tracker. Stupid Calculations. An Interactive Look at Connected Devices in 2020 [INFOGRAPHIC] Whether it’s the Internet of Things and the rising connectivity among devices, or the use of wireless connections for machine-to-machine applications, you might be considering how this technology affects you and your organization.

An Interactive Look at Connected Devices in 2020 [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s important to know the sharing of valuable data by devices is expected to become an almost $1 trillion industry by 2020 , according to a report by the Carbon War Room. And in the next seven years, we’ll be measuring the growth in connected devices in more than just dollars. PageOneX. HERE IS TODAY. Trends Map. ConnectedPRC. TweetMap ALPHA. Arms Trade. How Much Data is Created Every Minute? Data Visualization Network of Resources. The Story of Sushi. 2012-11. TornadoTracks_4fbd458d255c5. Comandante Tom Trending. OECD – Your Better Life Index. Daily chart: America’s presidential race. Threadwatch. RSA Animate - The Power of Networks. Help Remedies - What's wrong U.S.?

How Common Is Your Birthday? UPDATE: I’ve written a clarification about this post here.

How Common Is Your Birthday?

Please read it. A friend posted an interesting data table on my Facebook wall yesterday, which was my birthday. The data listed each day of the year with a ranking for how many babies were born in the United States on each date from 1973 to 1999. Some interesting trends are evident in the data. Apparently, people like to make babies around the winter holiday season because a large proportion of babies are born in September (ours is due Sept. 24, btw). Sept. 16 was most common. Data source:, Amitabh Chandra, Harvard University. The Historical Evolution of Europe's Borders.

The movie "Epic time-lapse map of Europe" fast forwards a map from the year 1000 AD until 2003 to reveal the dynamic nature of Europe's borders, alliances, unions, territories, and occupied lands.

The Historical Evolution of Europe's Borders

An alternative movie takes a bit longer, but contains useful textual annotations such as the actual year that is shown and the events that occurred. The movie was made with "Centennia Historical Atlas" by Centennia Software. Watch the movies below. Via @tillnm. I+D Comunicación & Network Thinking. I go to encounter for the millionth time the reality of experience and to forge in the smithy of my soul the uncreated conscience of my race. — James Joyce, A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man For what do we live, but to make sport for our neighbors, and laugh at them in our turn?

I+D Comunicación & Network Thinking

— Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice There is nothing more atrociously cruel than an adored child. — Vladimir Nabokov, Lolita You've almost certainly read all three of these sentences before, or even if you don't remember the lines in particular, you've probably read the famous novels they come from. Stats.minecraft. Selected Tools. Venngage.